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Welcome to the Special Education Department

6 months ago


VDOE Specialist to Speak at Free Community Events

"Teachers/ parents/ community members are invited to attend one or both of the following sessions being held next Tuesday, November 7.  Tracy Lee, Virginia Department of Education Engagement Specialist, will present a 2 p.m. session on Communication and Collaboration with Families and an evening session starting at 6:00 p.m. on Encouraging Positive Behaviors in the Home.  Both events are free and open to the public."


Special Education Advisory Committee

6 months ago

2017-2018 Committee Members

Chair - Heather Jennelle
Vice Chair - Mickie Duncan
Reporter - Selena Rhoades

Mary Beth Foltz
K.K. Stroop
Sandy Rinker

Scheduled Dates and Events:

  • September 13, 2017 - Organizational
  • September 27, 2017 - 4:30 p.m.
  • October 16, 2017 - Transition and Disabilities Resource Fair
  • November 7, 2017 - Presentations by Dr. Tracy Lee, Department of Education - 2 p.m. & 6 p.m.
  • February 7, 2018 - 4:30 p.m.
  • March 12, 2018 - Possible Presentation (TBA)
  • Events:  Autism Month Proclamations in local towns - March 14 @ 4:30 p.m. & April 18 @ 4:30 p.m.
All regular meetings are held in the Special Education Conference Room @ 600 N. Main St., Suite 200, Woodstock, VA  22664

Section 504
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is a civil rights law prohibiting discrimination on the basis of a disability. Local Education Agencies (LEA), like Shenandoah County Public Schools (SCPS), as recipients of federal assistance, are prohibited from excluding students solely on the basis of a disability.

Mary Ellen and Donald D. Starnes Educational Trust Awards

6 months ago

Shenandoah County Public Schools is pleased to announce the 2016-2017 Mary Ellen and Donald D. Starnes Educational Trust Award recipients:
Signal Knob Middle School Scarlett Evans
Peter Muhlenberg Middle School Scott Coffman
North Fork Middle School Elijah Stith
Strasburg High School Brenton Fisher
Central High School Michael Barb
Stonewall Jackson High School             Matthew Golladay